Whitewater Canal State Historic Site

19083 Clayborn St.
Metamora, IN 47030- Map It
Phone: (765) 647-6512

AAA Editor Notes

Whitewater Canal State Historic Site is just s. on US 52. The site is a restored 14-mile section of the old waterway built 1836-47. A replica of an 1840s flat-bottom boat pulled by a team of horses takes visitors on canal rides; historical narration is provided. Visitors can purchase cornmeal and corn grits at the restored, operating 1845 gristmill. Picnic facilities are near the gristmill.</br>Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. </br>
Site and gristmill free. Canal boat $6; $5 (ages 60+); $3 (ages 3-17).
Hours: Gristmill open Wed.-Sun. 9-5, Apr. 1 to mid-Nov. Canal boat operates Wed.-Sun. on the hour noon-4, May-Oct. (weather permitting). Closed Easter, Columbus Day, Election days, Veterans Day and Thanksgiving. Allow 1 hour minimum.